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POUR: 2018 Exhibition @sfclayworks

We love highlighting what our students and community members create while at sfclayworks. For six years we have been giving our members the opportunity to show in "The Front Office Gallery,"  and every year they manage to wow us with their talents. This years show title is "POUR," we are looking forward to seeing what everyone puts together for this years exhibition.  The exhibition will be in the gallery from October 13-28, 2018, which means it will be available for viewing during sfclayworks-SF Open Studios event weekend. Having the student and community members exhibition on display during SF Open Studios allows our visitors to get a full picture of our vibrant community. Please stop in for our student and community members show opening event on, Saturday, October [...]

By | 2018-09-24T16:55:38+00:00 September 20th, 2018|Blog, In the Gallery|0 Comments


Claymates, a group show will have an opening Saturday, May 26, 2018 in “The Front Office Gallery” at sfclayworks ceramics studio. The show will feature all studio artists currently creating work in sfclayworks private studio spaces. The 8 artists showing will be Nina Saltman, Takashi Fukuda, Sarah Cruz, Leigh Barbier, Beth Ozarow, Chris Lewis, Lucia Bogatay, and Joyce Fujiwara. Claymates will be an eclectic collection of clay sculpture, functional pottery, drawing, paintings, and collages; it will be a representative showcase of the variety of artists currently working at sfclayworks.  Please stop in at Claymates opening event Saturday, May 26, 2018 from 4-6 pm  in “The Front Office Gallery” @sfclayworks | 2240 Palou Avenue | San Francisco | CA | 94124 If you miss the opening - [...]

By | 2018-05-20T17:18:37+00:00 May 20th, 2018|Blog, In the Gallery|0 Comments

Divided Feminine, United: Recent work by Leigh Barbier

  Join Leigh at an opening party event for her show Divided Feminine, United: Recent works by Leigh Barbier in the sfclayworks gallery on November 18th from 4-6pm.  The show will be up in the gallery from November 18 to December 16, 2017.   Those of you who come into the studio on the weekends will occasionally see Leigh while she is watching the studio. I am certain most of you have no idea what amazing work she creates upstairs in her studio space. Well, here is your chance to view for yourself the fantastical imagery Leigh has been working on recently. Leigh is very diverse with her artistic expression. Leigh's work includes painting, drawing, as well as, clay and mixed media sculpture. Please stop [...]

By | 2017-11-06T15:15:16+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Blog, In the Gallery|Comments Off on Divided Feminine, United: Recent work by Leigh Barbier

SF Open Studios @ sfclayworks

Please join us at sfclayworks for SF Open Studios 2017. Stop in to see what's new in the Studio. There will be six artists showing their work, and we will be featuring an exhibition of student and community members in the gallery exhibition, "Piece" of Mind: Art in Troubled Times. We are also happy to announce our exciting new pop-up partner, Bijou Bake Shop (see below for more info.) WHAT: SF Open Studios 2017 @sfclayworks featuring artists Beth Ozarow, Takashi Fukuda, Nina Saltman, Lucia Bogatay, Chris Lewis, Joyce Fujiwara, and  our new pop-up Bijou Bake Shop. WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, October 28-29, 11am-6pm WHERE: sfclayworks, 2240 Palou Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124 Our new featured pop-up partner: This year sfclayworks featured pop-up will be Andrea Rappaport's, [...]

By | 2017-10-11T21:49:10+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Blog, Events, In the Gallery|Comments Off on SF Open Studios @ sfclayworks

“Piece” of Mind: Art in Troubled Times

"Piece" of Mind: Art in Troubled Times Look at what is happening in the gallery next. sfclayworks is once again excited to feature the creative work and spirit of our student and community members. If previous shows were any indication, we are hoping for another spectacular display of clay artistry. sfclayworks is part of San Francisco's diverse clay community that through creativity manages to find moments of  "peace of mind" in the current environment of political chaos. Invite your friends and join us as we celebrate our/your community! We will be hosting an opening event on Friday, September 29, 2017 at 6:30pm.  WHAT: "Piece" of Mind: Art in Troubled Times Opening Party WHEN:  Friday, September 29, 2017, 6:30 pm-? WHERE: sfclayworks ceramics studio | 2240 Palou Avenue | [...]

By | 2017-09-07T18:00:05+00:00 September 7th, 2017|Blog, In the Gallery|Comments Off on “Piece” of Mind: Art in Troubled Times

Portraits of a Landscape: Ceramic Sculptures by Georgia Hodges

    sfclayworks is pleased to announce the next exhibit in our gallery space featuring the ceramic sculptures of artist and sfclayworks instructor Georgia Hodges. Georgia will be exhibiting a number of ceramic sculptures in her show titled, "Portraits of a Landscape".  Stop in and experience for yourself the sensual quality that Georgia brings forth in her ceramic sculptures. Coming up in the sfclayworks gallery: What: Portraits of a Landscape: Ceramic Sculptures by Georgia Hodges When: January 27, 2017 - February 26th, 2017  | Studio hours: Tues 5-9 | Wed-Friday 12-9 | Sat-Sun 12-5 Where: sfclayworks | 2240 Palou Avenue| San Francisco | CA | 94124   Artists Statement: This work is about expressing the ever present movement of time and the highly expressive materiality of clay. I embrace the history and nature [...]

By | 2017-06-10T23:41:15+00:00 January 22nd, 2017|Blog, In the Gallery|0 Comments

SF Open Studios 2016 @sfclayworks

sfclayworks is pleased to announce that we are once again participating in this years San Francisco Open Studios. SF Open Studios 2016 will mark our 4th year of participating as a group at our current location 2240 Palou Avenue. For those of you who are unfamiliar with SF Open Studios, here is a description from the SF Open Studios website. "SF Open Studios, the oldest and largest open studios program in the country, is an annual, month-long art event in October and November that showcases over 800 emerging and established San Francisco artists in their studios. 2016 marked the 41st annual SF Open Studios event. We invite you to explore our city and find amazing art at every turn. " Every weekend from October 15 through November 6,  artist studios will be [...]

By | 2017-06-10T23:41:16+00:00 September 29th, 2016|Blog, In the Gallery|Comments Off on SF Open Studios 2016 @sfclayworks

“Variety is the Spice of Life”: Student and Community Exhibition @sfclayworks

It's that time of year again in the studio at sfclayworks when we get busy with some of our annual events. On Friday, October 7, 2016, we will once again be featuring our amazing students and community members during our 4th Annual Student and Community Exhibition. This years theme, "Variety is the Spice of Life",  is very broad so you should expect to see a good "variety" of work. Our studio members always manage to turn out some pretty amazing pieces, which we are very excited about. The exhibit is open to all sfclayworks members. The exhibition offers studio members an opportunity to very work hard at putting together something special. We can't wait to see what the community has in store for the show. Please join our Students and Community [...]

By | 2017-06-10T23:41:16+00:00 September 17th, 2016|Blog, In the Gallery|Comments Off on “Variety is the Spice of Life”: Student and Community Exhibition @sfclayworks